Uses of Nolvadex
Nolvadex is prescribed individually every patient. The course of the treatment and dosage of Nolvadex depends on disease severity, general health condition of patient, desired effect etc.
At cancer the average dose of Nolvadex is 20-40 mg, 1-2 times a day. At infertility women are prescribed the dose individually and this dose must fit the individual peculiarities of the woman’s body.
After the course of the treatment by Nolvadex it is necessary to do additional tests which will show the efficiency of the drug usage.
Mechanism of action of Nolvadex
Nolvadex has similar pharmacological action as Clomid. Nolvadex and Clomid are two strong antiestrogens but the pharmacological action of Nolvadex becomes apparent all over the body. If Clomid acts only in certain receptors, Nolvadex reduces the production of estrogen all over the body. Thus Nolvadex improves the health condition of patient and helps to reduce the symptoms of the severe disease quickly.
As you can see, Nolvadex reduces the production and activity of estrogens due to which this hormone does not affect the body.
Contraindications and side effects
The side effects of Nolvadex often occur because of the individual intolerance of the drug. The side effects of Nolvadex do not affect the body seriously but if you experience headache, nausea, heat, allergic reaction, and thrombosis, it is necessary to consult a health care provider.
The contraindications of Nolvadex are allergy to Nolvadex, pregnancy, breast-feeding, eye diseases and development of thrombi.
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